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  1. The 5 Worst Thunder Draft Picks of All-TimeRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Welcome to Loud City

    ... iper off of the bench. Had the Thunder held onto both Bledsoe and Pondexter, they could have played in place of Derek Fisher and Caron Butler. It's very possible that


  2. Phil Jackson on his expectations for Kristaps Porzingis, Jerian GrantRead the original story

    Monday Aug 17 | Posting and Toasting

    ... range out to the three-point line, he'll be a legit top 10 player in this league. "It's entirely up to [coach Derek Fisher], but it would be great if KP could get as much as 20 minutes a game early in the season, plus maybe a few more later when ...


  3. Why Nancy Lieberman called Muhammad Ali after her historic move to NBA assistant coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 |

    ... I've wanted to do for so long. When I started coaching in the WNBA, people forget. You know, they talk about Derek Fisher and Steve Kerr and (Jeff) Hornacek and those guys. Becky Hammon. I came right off the court. I played in '97 for the Phoenix ...


  4. Wednesday Bolts - 7.29.15Read the original story

    Jul 29, 2015 | Daily Thunder

    ... score cracked me up . It's from the Thunder's preseason game against Fener a few years ago, where apparently Derek Fisher is the only guy that played. Kevin Pelton of ESPN Insider with under the radar 2016 free agents : "Having lost four starters ...


  5. Mike Miller to Join Donovan, Oklahoma City Thunder?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Thunderous Intentions

    ... point for the franchise. The team has traditionally shored up their roster by adding a veteran presence ( Derek Fisher and Caron Butler among them) to help in their title pursuit. However, with a full roster and a young core that is ready and able ...


  6. How would a Carmelo Anthony-Kevin Durant pairing look?Read the original story

    Jul 18, 2015 | Posting and Toasting

    ... stars in New York be able to thrive and mesh with cohesion? That answer may be simple, yes. Why you may ask? Derek Fisher. Derek Fisher may be, for once, more important than Phil Jackson. Durant respects and loved Derek Fisher for his clutch shot ...


  7. Knicks" Grant showing positive signs in summer leagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | Erie Times News

    ... enjoy having his playmaking ability out there, his vision and his comfort level handling the basketball," coach Derek Fisher said. "oeTo play the guard in our system, both guards have to be able to make plays. Jerian gives us a little bit of ...


  8. Jerian Grant, Knicks rookie, showing positive signs in NBA Summer LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | Newsday

    ... having his playmaking ability out there, his vision and his comfort level handling the basketball," head coach Derek Fisher said. "To play the guard in our system, both guards have to be able to make plays. Jerian gives us a little bit of ...


  9. Knicks 2015 Free Agency Round Table: Kyle O'QuinnRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2015 | KnickerBlogger

    ... is the coaching staff. I said this yesterday in the comments, but it bears repeating (or paraphrasing). Derek Fisher was trying to win games, and yet played Jason Smith 1785 minutes. So I have no faith in Fish to realize which assets help and hurt ...


  10. NBA: Knicks shooting for bigs up front as free agency opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... think it's any secret we need to get some size up front. I think that'll be a big focus for us," Knicks coach Derek Fisher said. Any hope of Karl-Anthony Towns or Jahlil Okafor was lost on draft lottery night, when the Knicks fell from the second ...


  11. Kristaps Porzingis Says Playing For Knicks Is His 'Dream'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... best organization there is in the NBA, one of the best." Earlier this month, Jackson - along with head coach Derek Fisher and director of player personnel Mark Warkentien - watched the power forward/center work out in Las Vegas. In addition to ...


  12. 2014-15 Cleveland Cavaliers Player Reviews: Kendrick PerkinsRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2015 | Fear the Sword

    ... the game. He missed out both here in Cleveland and in Oklahoma City. There's a weird story where Perkins and Derek Fisher had to console and refocus a frustrated James Harden after a Game 1 Finals win in 2012. Harden was upset because he wasn't ...


  13. Alex Abrines will never join the ThunderRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2015 | Welcome to Loud City

    ... time, so there was no chance of him coming to the NBA in 2013. But with Jeremy Lamb developing on the bench and Derek Fisher slated to return, the Thunder wouldn't likely need Abrines until later anyway. Before the end of Draft Day 2013, the Thunder ...


  14. Report: Fred Hoiberg's deal with the Bulls is five years, $25 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | MSNBC

    The Bulls will name Fred Hoiberg their next head coach on Tuesday afternoon, and his deal is a big one, according to Yahoo's Adrian Wojnarowski: This is about in line with the deals that other first-time coaches have gotten in recent years. Steve Kerr and Derek Fisher got five-year, $25 million deals with the Warriors and Knicks, respectively, and Billy Donovan signed a five-year, $30 million contract with the Thunder in April.


  15. Phoenix Suns Hornacek may be feeling tipsy as dominoes fallRead the original story

    May 31, 2015 | Bright Side of the Sun

    ... a game, got more money from the Nets and later the Milwaukee Bucks ($2.5 million per year). Steve Kerr and Derek Fisher each got $5 million per year. None of the three had ever coached anyone before, on any level. Experienced coaches hired away from ...


  16. Former Bulls GM Krause lauds Hoiberg as leader of high characterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2015 | ArcaMax Publishing

    ... The same source confirmed discussions on five years. That's the going rate for recent hires. Both the Knicks' Derek Fisher and the Warriors' Steve Kerr have similar deals, while the Thunder gave Billy Donovan $30 million over five years. Speaking of ...


  17. Mavs Answer at Point in Finland?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | NBC Dallas

    ... ran circles around him in the Thunder's playoff sweep. Then came Roddy Beaubois, Delonte West, Darren Collison, Derek Fisher, Mike James, Nick Calathes, Jose Calderon, Shane Larkin, Gal Mekel, Raymond Felton, Devin Harris and J.J. Barea. Harris is ...


  18. Oklahoma City Thunder: Discussing Jeremy LambRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 |

    ... (Kevin Martin) who also arrived in the deal and would be the team's sixth man. Then the Thunder brought back Derek Fisher, and he continued to eat into Lamb's minutes. Then the Thunder signed Caron Butler the following year, and he immediately began ...


  19. Thursday Bolts - 5.21.15Read the original story

    May 21, 2015 | Daily Thunder

    ... Indeed, the anger in New York among Knicks fans on Tuesday night appeared to be directed at Jackson, coach Derek Fisher and the Knicks for winning a pair of games at the end of the season that hurt their lottery odds - rage that had flared up even ...


  20. Season in Review: The Worst PerformanceRead the original story

    May 19, 2015 | Daily Thunder

    ... of the bench player. But as an aside, what the heck happened in New York? Maybe we ought to give some credit to Derek Fisher (or that triangle offense!), because Lance was a much better player for the Knicks than the Thunder. His TS% shot up to 48% ...